Michelle Obama Rocks the Sheer Trend in a Classy Way

Michelle Obama Rocks the Sheer Trend in a Classy Way

Tracing the style evolution of the former first lady, from her fashionable days in the White House and beyond. For more from the Obama family, see Sasha and Malia’s style evolution here..

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September 27, 2017

In a sheer-topped floral dress with Issa Rae at the Inbound convention in Boston.

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July 25, 2017

In a pink printed dress and white stilettos while speaking at The Women’s Foundation of Colorado at Pepsi Center in Denver.

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June 15, 2017

In a striped wrap dress, cat eye sunglasses, silver hoop earrings and nude pumps in Manhattan.

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May 21, 2017

In a one-shoulder pink blouse, distressed white jeans, white sandals, white crossbody bag, black rounded sunglasses and hoop earrings while out in Montalcino, Italy.

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May 12, 2017

Michelle Obama wears a striped top and corset belt while speaking during the Partnership for a Healthier America Summit in Washington, DC.

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May 7, 2017

Michelle Obama wears a royal blue one-shouldered cape gown with dangling cobalt earrings as Barack Obama accepts the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award.

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May 3, 2017

Michelle Obama wears a belted black and white dress with bell sleeves while talking about the Obama Presidential Center with her husband Barack at the South Shore Cultural Center in Chicago.

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April 27, 2017

In her first public appearance since the inauguration, former FLOTUS Michelle Obama sported a neutral sundress by Lafayette 158 and strappy wedges at the AIA Conference on Architecture in Orlando, Florida.

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January 11, 2017

The First Lady wears a black zippered knee-length dress by Givenchy with silver pumps on The Tonight Show.

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January 11, 2017

Michelle Obama wears a flowy black-and-white printed dress with a thin black belt, hoop earrings and pointed-toe flats during a segment on The Tonight Show.

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January 10, 2017

The First Lady wears a sheer

navy Jason Wu dress with pointed-toe pumps at President Obama’s farewell address in Chicago.

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January 6, 2017

Michelle Obama delivered her final official remarks as First Lady in the White House in a bright red long-sleeved, floor-length dress by Narciso Rodriguez with a cut-out neckline and gold dangling earrings.

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January 1, 2017

The First Lady wears a black floral dress with sheer cap sleeves and black sandals with President Obama while departing their holiday vacation in Honolulu.

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December 25, 2016

FLOTUS wore a simple, chic dress while addressing the Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kailua with Barack Obama on Christmas Day.

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December 24, 2016

The First Lady wore a stunning, embellished purple top for her final holiday address with Barack Obama.

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December 20, 2016

The First Lady wears a striped Preen maxi dress with devoré detailing and dangling pearl earrings in her farewell interview with Oprah Winfrey in the White House, originally filmed on Dec. 14.

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December 16, 2016

Michelle Obama arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu at the beginning of the First Family’s annual Christmas vacation in Hawaii.

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December 12, 2016

FLOTUS wears a floral blouse and matching cardigan, high-waisted black trousers and pointed toe flats (not pictured) while visiting patients, families, and staff at The Children’s National Health System in Washington, D.C.

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December 9, 2016

The First Lady wore a black Tanya Taylor dress featuring floral embroidery down the sides for her and President Obama’s final holiday party at the White House.

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December 7, 2016

The First Lady sorts and delivers toys for the for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Campaign in a casual asymmetrical grey turtleneck, relaxed black trousers and pointed-toe flats.

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December 4, 2016

FLOTUS wears a custom Gucci floral silk crepe off-the-shoulder dress with a pearl and crystal embroidered brooch at the waist, and dangling pearl earrings at her final Kennedy Center Honors show in Washington, D.C.

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December 1, 2016

The First Lady wears a black turtleneck sweater with black sequins at the 94th Annual National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on the Ellipse in President’s Park.

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November 29, 2016

Michelle Obama wears a floral A-line dress with a bow around the waist and silver pointed-toe pumps with her dogs Bo and Sunny while greeting military families in the White House.

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November 25, 2016

The First Lady wears a Cinq À Sept peacoat, leggings, heeled booties and hoop earrings while receiving the White House Christmas tree with her nephews Austin and Aaron, and her two dogs Bo and Sunny.

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November 22, 2016

FLOTUS wears a Dries Van Noten printed silk dress and gemstone earrings at the Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony in the White House.

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November 14, 2016

FLOTUS wears a warm floral tea-length dress with bell sleeves and black pointed-toe pumps while addressing Veterans’ homelessness in the White House.

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November 10, 2016

The First Lady met with Melania Trump at The White House wearing a Narciso Rodriguez shift dress, in a similar purple hue to Hillary Clinton’s concession speech pantsuit, paired with sleek metallic pumps.

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November 7, 2016

The First Lady wears a navy Narciso Rodriguez coat, knee-length dress, matching dangling earrings, black suede over-the-knee boots and a black handbag upon returning to the White House with POTUS after campaigning in Philadelphia.

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October 31, 2016

In a golden-brown multi-textured fall sweater, dark brown leggings, buckled ankle boots and hoop earrings at a Halloween event at the White House with President Obama.

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October 27, 2016

FLOTUS wears a keyhole printed floral blouse, high-waisted wide-leg trousers and pointed-toe pumps while campaigning with Hillary Clinton in North Carolina.


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